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Carter 5k A multidisciplinary group identifies and helps hospital super-utilizers. Real-time simulation raises the bar for teaching. Collaborative keeps Enos Park residents from falling through the health care cracks Dr. Tracey Smith finds happiness in teaching others how to be healthy. Sixty-seven fourth-year medical students received their residency matches.


Memory and Aging Network
The SIU School of Medicine's Memory and Aging Network needs your help!

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine’s Memory and Aging Network will close unless it can raise $500,000 by May 31.View Video

Match Day Match Day 2016

Senior medical students in the graduating Class of 2016 at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine received results from the National Resident Matching Program. More

Brandon Cox, PhD
Department of Defense Grant Aids SIU Hearing Research

SIU School of Medicine research scientist Brandon Cox has secured a grant from the U.S. Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs to advance her study of hearing loss and regeneration of sounds-sensing cells in the inner ear.More

Dr. Jerry Kruse Dr. Jerry Kruse Named Fourth Dean and Provost

Kruse, a professor of family medicine, has been Executive Associate Dean of SIU School of Medicine and Chief Executive Officer of SIU HealthCare since 2013. He first joined the school in 1984.More

Dean J. Kevin Dorsey
Dean and Provost Dr. Kevin Dorsey to Step Down

"I am proud of the work that we have done together in my time as dean," Dorsey said. "I believe we are well positioned for the future." More

CRC Screening 2016 Teaching and Learning Oral Cancer Screening Junaia Carter 5K MOSAIC Moms

Healthy Dose Blog

Imagination meets reality

Robotic surgeries are becoming the norm in many specialties. Surgeons in urology, gynecology and other divisions have found its benefits.More

Make believe makes better health care

At the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation, educators and learners are greatly benefitting from simulated events.More

It's patio season

And it's alcohol awareness month. The warmer weather means backyard BBQs and often booze.More

Celebrating the art of medicine

SCOPE is the annual literary arts magazine of SIU School of Medicine. It reflects the ideology of SIU School of Medicine as a caring institution with creative, compassionate individuals.More

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